Profile Previews

Get a glimpse into our company and investor data—powered by the PitchBook Platform

Zhiyuan Yang

OTHER INVESTOR TYPE
Active STATUS
1 PROFESSIONALS
73 INVESTMENTS
38 PORTFOLIO
23 EXITS
Description

Mr. Zhiyuan Yang serves as Founding Partner at AME Cloud Ventures. Mr. Yang also serves as Special Partner at Neotribe Ventures. He serves as Investor of BirdEye. He also serves as an Independent Director at Workday. He also served as Advisor at Radius Intelligence. He is the Founding Partner at AME Cloud Ventures. He serves as Board Observer and Senior Advisor at Didi Kuaidi. Since March 2012, he has worked with and invests in technology entrepreneurs as the founding partner of AME Cloud Ventures, his innovation investment firm. He is also a co-founder of Yahoo! Inc., where he served as a director from March 1995 to January 2012, and as Chief Executive Officer from June 2007 to January 2009. He also led Yahoo!'s investments in Yahoo Japan and Alibaba Group Holding Limited, and he is a currently a director of Alibaba Group, where he has served on the board from October 2005 to January 2012 and from September 2014 to the present. He is also a director of Lenovo, Inc. where he has served on the board since November 2014. From July 2000 to November 2012, he was a member of Cisco Systems, Inc.'s Board of Directors, and he was a director of Yahoo! Japan from January 1996 to January 2012. He also is a director of various private companies and foundations. He received a B.S. and M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University, where he served as Vice-Chair of the Board of Trustees from June 2005 until September 2016. He is also an Angel Investor. He serves as Board Member at Docker.

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Los Altos Hills, CA
  • United States

Zhiyuan Yang Investments (73)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
SignalWire 07-Aug-2019 Early Stage VC 000.00 Communication Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
0000000000 29-May-2019 00000 00000 0000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
00000000 23-Oct-2018 00000 00000 00000 Biotechnology Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
0000 000000000000 25-Sep-2018 0000 00000 000 Database Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
0000 04-Jun-2018 00000 00000 00000 Application Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
00000000 (00000 00 22-May-2018 00000 00000 0000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
0000 0000000 12-Feb-2018 00000 00000 0000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
0000000000 03-Jan-2018 0000 00000 000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
Everlance 27-Apr-2017 Seed Round 000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
Illumio 20-Apr-2017 Later Stage VC 00000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
To view this investor’s complete investment and acquisition history, request access »
Request full access to PitchBook

You’re viewing a free company profile from the PitchBook Platform. To explore Zhiyuan Yang’s full profile, request a free trial.

Zhiyuan Yang Exits (23)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Radius Intelligence 03-Sep-2019 Merger/Acquisition Completed
0000 19-Aug-2019 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00000000
0000 00000 0000000 18-Apr-2019 000 00000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
00000 01-Apr-2019 0000000000: 000000 Completed
0000 04-Mar-2019 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00000
0000 00000000 16-Aug-2018 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000000 (0000000 0
00000000 0000 02-Aug-2018 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
  • 000
00000000 08-Jun-2018 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000000
DocuSign 27-Apr-2018 IPO 00000 Completed
AeroFS 13-Sep-2017 Merger/Acquisition Completed
To view this investor’s complete exits history, request access »

Zhiyuan Yang Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Info
Zhiyuan Yang Angel Investor 00 0 Los Altos Hills, CA